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Rods'n'Guns Wall  


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Submitted By: Jay Harrison on Dec 14, 2012
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Description 

As of 2012, this is the reason for climbers to come here. With its >1 hr. approach, don't expect crowds. If you arrive in the autumn, you won't be alone, however: a stone's throw from the cliffs lies private property, all of it hunting clubs, whose members gleefully ply the woods below for game. Bright colors are strongly recommended during hunting season.
Though short, the cliff boasts a lot of excellent climbing, most of it both pumpy and technical. Solid leading at mid- to hard 5.10 level is the sweet spot, although most of these routes can be TR'd with the help of a long static line or extra rope.

Getting There 

Follow the herd path described for West Mtn. Ridge all the way to this southernmost cliff.

Climbing Season



Weather station 14.1 miles from here

6 Total Routes

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Winchester Dihedral 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  NY : Adirondacks : ... : Rods'n'Guns Wall
Climb the left-facing corner to its top at the bottom of the large right-facing corner marking the right end of the huge roof system. Climb up this dihedral to a scary, committing move up and our left onto the arete and onto a sloping ledge. Traverse 10' left to a small right-facing corner/crack system. Climb up this and then follow right-arching cracks and features up to the top of the cliff.A direct send straight up the seam through the overhanging face above the main dihedral has yet to be do...[more]   Browse More Classics in NY

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